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Spay and Neuter Pricing

The most effective way to end the senseless killing of innocent animals is to ensure everyone has access to free or low-cost spay/neuter services.

Discounted rates

Do you qualify for even lower rates?

Qualifying low-Income residents of Sarasota, Manatee, Desoto, and Charlotte Counties as well as military veterans and active duty service members can access additional funding if you meet the qualifications outlined below. If you do not qualify see our Standard Rates tab.

Female Dogs

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing In Sarasota, Desoto, Or Charlotte Counties:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$25

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, heartworm test, DHHP vaccine, and microchip
$55

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing in Manatee County:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
Free

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, heartworm test, DHHP vaccine, and microchip
$30

Male Dogs

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing In Sarasota, Desoto, Or Charlotte Counties:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$25

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, heartworm test, DHHP vaccine, and microchip
$55

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing in Manatee County:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
Free

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, heartworm test, DHHP vaccine, and microchip
$30

Female Cats

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing In Sarasota, Desoto, Or Charlotte Counties:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$25

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine,  FVRCP vaccine, and microchip
$45

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing in Manatee County:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
Free

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, FVRCP vaccine, and microchip
$20

Male Cats

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing In Sarasota, Desoto, Or Charlotte Counties:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$25

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, FVRCP vaccine, and microchip
$45

Discounted Public Rates For Clients Residing in Manatee County:

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
Free

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, FVRCP vaccine, and microchip
$20
*Effective 3/14/22, a weight upcharge of $25-35 may be applied for dogs over 80 lbs
**We are no longer accepting Brachycephalic surgery requests without proof of government assistance starting 1/16/22

Discount Qualifications

Sarasota, Desoto, and Charlotte County Low Income Qualification:

Sarasota County provides funding for low-cost spay/neuter surgeries for those residents that qualify for Food Stamps, SSI, SSDI, WIC, Medicaid or Free School Lunch program . When making an appointment, please let the scheduler know that you participate or qualify for these programs. You will need to bring the program card so that we may verify your qualification. If you qualify for the program you will be responsible for a $25 payment and additional fees for rabies vaccinations (if required) and the cost of county tag.

Manatee County Low Income Qualification:

Manatee County provides funding for low-cost spay/neuter surgeries for those residents that qualify for Food Stamps, SSI, SSDI, WIC, or Medicaid. When making an appointment, please let the scheduler know that you participate or qualify for these programs. You will need to bring the program card so that we may verify your qualification. Manatee requires that you bring photo-id with current address, ideally in the form of a driver’s license.

Military Discount:

If you are an active duty service member or veteran of the United States military, you will receive 10% off all services. Please provide a driver’s license with the “Veteran” designation or discharge documentation (DD-214) to receive this discount. If you also have a disability rating from the Veteran’s Administration, please bring your rating letter which provides proof of the percentage of disability. Veterans with a disability rating of 10-49% receive 20% off ARC services. Veterans with a disability rating of 50-100% receive 50% off all services.

Live in a different county?

We may be able to help you access other grants and promotions. Email us or call 941.957.1955.

Standard Rates

Female Dogs

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$130

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, heartworm test, DHHP vaccine, and microchip
$160

Puppy Package (for those younger than 4 months) including surgery, DHHP vaccine with two boosters, microchip, and a single dose of heartworm prevention
$135

Breeder Client
$400 for surgery only

Male Dogs

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$110

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, heartworm test, DHHP vaccine, and microchip
$140

Puppy Package (for those younger than 4 months) including surgery, DHHP vaccine with two boosters, microchip, and a single dose of heartworm prevention
$125


Breeder Client
$350 for surgery only

Female Cats

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$80

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, FVRCP vaccine, and microchip
$100

Kitten Package (for those younger than 4 months) including surgery, FVRCP vaccine with two boosters, and microchip
$100

Breeder Client
$300 for surgery only

Male Cats

Surgery including e-collar, nail trim, and pain medication
$65

Package including surgery above, as well as rabies vaccine, FVRCP vaccine, and microchip
$85

Kitten Package (for those younger than 4 months) including surgery, FVRCP vaccine with two boosters, and microchip
$90

Breeder Client
$200 for surgery only
*Effective 3/14/22, a weight upcharge of $25-35 may be applied for dogs over 80 lbs
**We are no longer accepting Brachycephalic surgery requests without proof of government assistance starting 1/16/22

A La Carte Services & Upcharges

High risk upcharge ( IV catheter required) —$20
Rabies vaccine — $18
Basic dewormer — $10
Tapeworm dewormer — $10
Reducible hernia repair — $15
DHPP vaccine — $18
Bordetella vaccine — $18
Lepto vaccine — $18
Heartworm test — $15
FVRCP vaccinne — $18
FeLV/FIV test — $25
Feline Leukemia Vaccine (test required) — $20
Fecal — $25

Schedule a Surgery

Use our easy form to set up a surgery for your pet.

Appointments will be confirmed email. Your appointment will be confirmed by a staff member either by phone or email within two business days. You DO NOT have an actual appointment until you receive this confirmation.

Want to learn more about our services?

We are committed to taking care of your pets like they are our own. Learn more about the services that offer in the form of spay and neuter surgeries as well as prevention through our vaccine clinics.

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